Christmas 2016 and 100 Club Results

  Christmas Events at St Bart’s 2016 Many visitors were welcomed into church from late November, when a packed church took part in a short service before the village Christmas lights’  switch-on, to the last service on Christmas Day.   Carol Services, schools’ and preschool’s Christmas services, Christingle – church was full on each occasion.   On 3 December, the first Ripponden  Christmas Festival took place with the Chair of Ripponden Parish Council and Consort in attendance in the church.    Father Christmas was a very popular attraction in the community centre where there were various activities for children while they waited to … Read more…

Christmas and New Year News

The winners of the 100 club draw were: December Christmas draw of £500 – D Simpson (51) £100 – J Moodie (28) £50 – R Horner (69) £25 – K Clayton (61) January £100 – P Balmforth (18) £50 – J Fisher (25) £25 – J Green (11) Throughout December church was full of children and parents and friends at school Carol Services: Rishworth School, Ryburn Valley High School, Ripponden J & I School and Ripponden Preschool. In late November, timed to coincide with switching on the Christmas lights in the village, a short carol service was very well attended … Read more…